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[texts]Educational exchange with Japan; a report to the trustees of the Endowment on observations made in Japan in 1912-1913 - Mabie, Hamilton Wright, 1846-1916
Book digitized by Google from the library of University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Keywords: Teacher exchange programs; Teacher exchange programs
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[texts]Educational exchange with Japan; a report to the trustees of the Endowment on observations made in Japan in 1912-1913 - Mabie, Hamilton Wright, 1846-1916

Keywords: Teacher exchange programs -- United States Japan; Teacher exchange programs -- Japan United States; Japan
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[texts]Opportunities abroad for educators : authorized by Public Law 87-256, the Mutual Educational and Cultural Exchange Act of 1961, and Public Law 83-480, the Agricultural Trade Development and Assistance Act of 1954, section 104 (b) (2) and (3) (Volume 1986) - United States. Office of Postsecondary Education. International Education Programs
At head of title: Fulbright grants
Keywords: Teacher exchange programs; American teachers in foreign countries; Educational exchange
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[texts]ERIC ED357679: Mobilizing Faculty for International Education: The Mini Exchange. Occasional Papers on International Exchange. Forum Series 29. - ERIC
This publication describes a type of small-scale college or university faculty exchange format designed to introduce more faculty to international professional activity. The "mini-exchange" is a short-term, low-cost, entry-level experience which provides an attractive faculty development option that can have significant impact on efforts to internationalize the higher education curriculum. Opening sections detail the importance of international exchange for higher education faculty and such barr...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; College Faculty; Higher Education; Intercollegiate Cooperation; International Educational Exchange; International Programs; Program Administration; Program Development; Teacher Exchange Programs
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[texts]ERIC ED286840: Strengthening Vocational Teacher Education in Jamaica: An Example of Incremental, Institution Development. - ERIC
A small-scale, short-term institution strengthening project between the College of the Arts, Science, and Technology (CAST) in Jamaica and the University of Minnesota College of Home Economics focused on the improvement of vocational teacher education in Jamaica. CAST's technical teacher education program currently prepares teachers in the areas of business studies, secretarial studies, home economics, construction technology, electrical technology, and mechanical technology...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Educational Improvement; Faculty Development; Foreign Countries; Higher Education; Preservice Teacher Education; Teacher Exchange Programs; Vocational Education Teachers
[texts]ERIC ED318701: Teaching in Other Countries. An Overview of the Opportunities for Teachers from the U.S.A. - ERIC
Suggestions are made for teachers considering teaching abroad. The following topics are covered: (1) problems encountered in working in a foreign environment, e.g., culture shock; (2) general considerations in making the decision to teach overseas; (3) steps to follow when seeking an overseas position; (4) overseas employment opportunities with the Department of Defense Dependents Schools; (5) overseas placement services for educators; (6) The University of Maryland Overseas Program; (7) interna...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Cultural Differences; Culture Conflict; Foreign Countries; International Schools; Overseas Employment; Teacher Exchange Programs; Teaching Conditions; Teaching (Occupation); Vocational Adjustment
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[texts]ERIC ED338521: Secondary Education in the United States: An Overview for Educators from Abroad. - ERIC
Teachers from countries outside the United States who plan to spend time in U.S. schools might find this document beneficial. It includes a brief examination of the structure of U.S. secondary education, patterns of life, and work in a typical U.S. secondary school, and relationships among various groups of persons within secondary schools. Three key issues in U.S. public education are discussed against this introductory background: (1) progressivism versus traditionalism; (2) homogeneous versus...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Educational Administration; Inservice Teacher Education; International Education; International Educational Exchange; Overseas Employment; Secondary Education; Teacher Education; Teacher Exchange Programs
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[texts]ERIC ED377518: Redefining Ourselves and Teacher Education: A Full-Year Job Exchange. - ERIC
Two educators exchanged jobs as high school English teacher and teacher educator for one full year. The goal of their research project was to develop a disseminable, synergistic model for school/university research and teacher education collaboration. The educators functioned fully in one another's jobs. Preliminary results indicated both problems and strengths. Problems included lack of time for sharing each other's work; the tendency for the teacher educator to be applauded for her move to the...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; College School Cooperation; Educational Research; English Instruction; English Teacher Education; Faculty Development; High Schools; Higher Education; Teacher Exchange Programs; Teacher Role; Work Environment
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[texts]ERIC ED348324: Fulbright Hays Summer Seminars Abroad Program, 1988. Curriculum Projects. - ERIC
This document consists of a collection of 18 curriculum projects created by U.S. teachers after visiting China during 1988. The projects cover a variety of topics concerning China: "Chinese Living Environments" (R. Stumpe Brent); "China as a Model of a Mixed Economy in a Developing Nation" (G. Caressi); "Images of Traditional China: A Humanities Approach" (C. Gecan); "A Summer in China: Some Reflections and Observations" (C...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Foreign Countries; Foreign Culture; High Schools; Instructional Materials; International Education; International Educational Exchange; Learning Activities; Teacher Developed Materials; Teacher Exchange Programs; Teaching Methods; Travel
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[texts]ERIC ED348327: Fulbright Summer Seminars Abroad Program 1991. China: Tradition and Transformation. Curriculum Projects. - ERIC
Written by U.S. teachers who traveled to China in 1991, this document contains a compilation of curriculum projects about China. The projects include: "China Via the Five Fundamental Themes of Geography" (S. Cassady); "Jiemei (Sister): An Analysis of the History and Role of Women in the People's Republic of China" (M. Collescano); "China: An Introductory Unit for a Study of Contemporary Societies (6th grade)" (G...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Elementary Secondary Education; Foreign Countries; Instructional Materials; International Relations; Social Studies; Study Abroad; Teacher Developed Materials; Teacher Exchange Programs; Units of Study
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[texts]ERIC ED356205: Guide to the Exchange of School Teachers in the European Community. - ERIC
This guide offers practical assistance to all persons participating in exchanges under the "Exchange scheme for school teachers in the European Community," and it provides exchange participants with precise information on the scheme's objectives and implications. The publication is organized into four sections. Part 1 situates the scheme within the general framework of activities undertaken by the Commission of the European Communities pursuant to a 1988 Resolution on the introduction of the Eur...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Elementary Secondary Education; Faculty Mobility; Foreign Countries; Inservice Teacher Education; Multicultural Education; Program Content; Program Evaluation; Teacher Behavior; Teacher Exchange Programs
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[texts]ERIC ED364169: Internationalizing Higher Education through the Faculty. - ERIC
This booklet reviews considerations of internationalizing higher education through the experiences of faculty including obstacles and incentives to such changes. In the face of pressures to internationalize higher education that began after the World War II and continue to grow, administrators searching for effective vehicles to meet the challenge must recognize faculty as a major instrument for internationalization...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; College Administration; College Faculty; Faculty College Relationship; Faculty Development; Faculty Fellowships; Fringe Benefits; Higher Education; Incentives; International Educational Exchange; International Programs; Teacher Exchange Programs
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[texts]ERIC ED348325: Fulbright Hays Summer Seminars Abroad Program, 1990. China: Tradition and Transformation. Curriculum Projects. - ERIC
This document consists of a collection of curriculum projects created by U.S. teachers after visiting China during 1990. The projects cover 16 topics concerning China: "The Education System in the People's Republic of China" (T. Birney); "What I Want to Know about the People's Republic: Brief Answers to Questions Asked about the People's Republic of China by Senior High School Students" (D. Chasko); "Tiananmen Square and China One Year Later" (D...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Foreign Countries; Foreign Culture; High Schools; Instructional Materials; International Education; International Educational Exchange; Learning Activities; Teacher Developed Materials; Teacher Exchange Programs; Teaching Methods; Travel
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[texts]ERIC ED285459: The Role of the Foreigner in China's Higher Education System. - ERIC
Expectations that Chinese college and university staff and students have concerning English-speaking western educators who are recruited to teach in China were studied. The role that the western educator expects to play in China was also assessed. Attention was focused on the perceptions held by eight Chinese scholars studying in the United States and six U.S. instructurs who have taught in Chinese universities...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; College Faculty; Comparative Education; Foreign Countries; Foreign Nationals; Higher Education; North American Culture; North American English; Teacher Exchange Programs; Teacher Role; Teacher Student Relationship
[texts]ERIC ED316134: Fostering Coherence in a University-Wide Humanities Program through a Comprehensive Faculty Development Project. - ERIC
The goal of this year-long project was to foster coherence throughout the humanities program, an interdisciplinary, team-taught sequence of four required undergraduate courses. The humanities program has no faculty of its own, but draws instructors from existing departments throughout the university. Growth of the program has brought diversification of participating faculty. The project sought to increase program coherence by increasing faculty understanding of the program as a whole and the ind...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; College Faculty; Faculty Development; Higher Education; Humanities Instruction; Interdisciplinary Approach; Internship Programs; Models; Program Descriptions; Program Development; Seminars; State Universities; Teacher Exchange Programs; Team Teaching
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[texts]ERIC ED353205: History and Culture of Tanzania and Zambia: A Fulbright-Hays Seminars Abroad Program, Summer, 1992. Curriculum Projects. - ERIC
The curriculum projects described in this collection were developed by U.S. classroom teachers who traveled to Tanzania and Zambia as part of the Fulbright-Hays teacher exchange program in the summer of 1992. The included projects are as follows: "Curriculum Project: Tanzania/Zambia Seminar Abroad '92" (Donelle Blubaugh); "East Africa and Its Women: A Unit Designed for Twelfth Grade Modern Problems Classes" (Thom Brzoska); "An African Unit Using Resource Based Learning" (Doris Cosley); "Internat...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; African Culture; African History; Elementary Secondary Education; Foreign Countries; Foreign Culture; Instructional Materials; International Educational Exchange; Learning Activities; Social Studies; Teacher Developed Materials; Teacher Exchange Programs
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[texts]ERIC ED348323: Fulbright Hays Summer Seminars Abroad Program, 1986. Curriculum Projects. - ERIC
This document consists of a collection of four curriculum projects created by U.S. teachers after visiting China during 1986. The projects are: "Thinking in Time: How Nations Use and Misuse History" (M. Lappen); "China: Educating over 1,000,000,000 People" (F. Marks and L. Schneider); "Old and New: China and the United States" (J. McLeod); and "Historical Preservation of Beijing, China" (J. O'Brien)...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Foreign Countries; Foreign Culture; High Schools; Instructional Materials; International Education; International Educational Exchange; Learning Activities; Teacher Developed Materials; Teacher Exchange Programs; Teaching Methods; Travel
Downloads: 8
[texts]ERIC ED348322: Fulbright Hays Summer Seminars Aborad Program, 1985. Curriculum Projects. - ERIC
This document consists of a collection of 13 curriculum projects created by U.S. teachers after visiting China during 1985. The included projects cover a variety of topics concerning China: "China Takes to the Streets: How Does Street Life Reflect Life in China?" (R. Andrian and H. Greenberg); "Outline for China Box--Exploring China through Artifacts" (A. Booker); "Socialization--A Comparative Study" (C...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Foreign Countries; Foreign Culture; High Schools; Instructional Materials; International Education; International Educational Exchange; Learning Activities; Teacher Developed Materials; Teacher Exchange Programs; Teaching Methods; Travel
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[texts]ERIC ED349917: Report on the '92 Seoul International Conference on the Role of the University Education in the Asia/Pacific Age (Seoul, Republic of Korea, April 8-10, 1992). - ERIC
This report, by the U.S. representative to the conference, presents observations on and basic results of the 1992 Seoul International Conference on the Role of the University in the Asia/Pacific Age, as well as the conference agenda and program, the minutes of the meeting, and other related documents. The conference convened 51 representatives from 18 countries in the Asia/Pacific region, as well as the United States and 2 international organizations, to examine the most appropriate ways of incr...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Colleges; Conferences; Foreign Countries; Foreign Students; Government School Relationship; Higher Education; Institutional Cooperation; International Cooperation; International Educational Exchange; School Business Relationship; Student Mobility; Teacher Exchange Programs; Universities
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[texts]ERIC ED303300: Academic Staff Secondment and Exchange between Colleges of Education and Schools. - ERIC
This is a report about an inquiry into written proposals by the Scottish Education Department (SED) to increase the flow of academic staff between colleges of education and lower (primary and secondary) schools. This report describes the rationale of the SED consultative paper "Movement of Academic Staff between Colleges of Education and Schools", which called for increasing staff exchanges and temporary transfers, or "secondments," between colleges and the schools...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; College School Cooperation; Elementary Secondary Education; Faculty Development; Foreign Countries; Higher Education; Program Development; Program Evaluation; Schools of Education; Teacher Education; Teacher Education Programs; Teacher Exchange Programs; Teacher Transfer
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[texts]ERIC ED369479: Improving Teacher Education through International Cooperation and Partnership. - ERIC
The Early Childhood Teacher Education Program at Vaxjo University in Sweden and Early Childhood Studies Program at the University of Minnesota, Duluth, have established a three-part, collaborative, research-based international project to improve early childhood teacher education. One aspect of the program is a two-tiered student exchange. Undergraduate teacher education students attend classes at each other's university during the regular academic year, and graduate, in-service students attend i...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Action Research; Comparative Education; Early Childhood Education; Educational Assessment; Foreign Countries; Higher Education; Inservice Teacher Education; International Programs; Partnerships in Education; Preservice Teacher Education; Student Exchange Programs; Teacher Exchange Programs; Undergraduate Study
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[texts]ERIC ED348074: Washington Center for the Improvement of the Quality of Undergraduate Education. Final Report to the Ford Foundation, 1986-88. Volume I: Institutional Self Study. - ERIC
This report describes and evaluates the activities undertaken by the Washington Center for the Improvement of the Quality of Undergraduate Education between 1986 and 1988. The goal of the Center is to improve undergraduate education through five central activities: (1) assisting participating two- and four-year colleges in the establishment of programs built on a "collaborative learning communities" model, a broad term for a variety of interdisciplinary approaches; (2) inter-institutional facult...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Community Colleges; Consortia; Critical Thinking; Curriculum Development; Faculty Development; Higher Education; Instructional Improvement; Interdisciplinary Approach; Program Effectiveness; Program Evaluation; Teacher Exchange Programs; Teacher Workshops; Technical Assistance; Two Year Colleges; Undergraduate Study; Universities
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[texts]ERIC ED348075: Washington Center for the Improvement of the Quality of Undergraduate Education. Final Report to the Ford Foundation, 1986-88. Volume II: Washington Center Activities, 1985-88. - ERIC
This compilation of materials represents the major activities of the Washington Center for the Improvement of the Quality of Undergraduate Education between 1985 and 1988. The volume includes: (1) a proposal to the Ford Foundation for funding to promote collaborative projects between two- and four-year colleges related to faculty development, enhancing coherence in the curriculum, and interinstitutional articulation; (2) reports to the foundation on Center activities, such as faculty exchanges, ...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Community Colleges; Consortia; Critical Thinking; Curriculum Development; Faculty Development; Higher Education; Instructional Improvement; Interdisciplinary Approach; Program Costs; Program Effectiveness; Program Evaluation; Teacher Exchange Programs; Teacher Workshops; Technical Assistance; Two Year Colleges; Undergraduate Study; Universities
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[texts]ERIC ED324934: Eight Strategies for Achieving Integration of Language and Business Instruction. - ERIC
While the need to incorporate language competence into academic programs in business schools is widely acknowledged, so too is the difficulty of forging the faculty alliances needed to achieve this integration. For both language and business faculty, traditional demands of the disciplines, personal training and backgrounds, and the institutions' organizational structures have all been obstacles to effective interaction...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Accrediting Agencies; Business Administration Education; College Faculty; Faculty Development; Higher Education; Interdisciplinary Approach; Interprofessional Relationship; Language Teachers; Languages for Special Purposes; Second Language Instruction; Standards; Teacher Exchange Programs
Downloads: 2
[texts]ERIC ED357697: Adviser's Manual of Federal Regulations Affecting Foreign Students and Scholars. 1993 Edition. - ERIC
This manual constitutes a reference source on federal regulations for all those concerned with international educational exchange. This year's edition adds to the usual range of topics with more detailed information on immigrant status and related areas. Thirteen sections treat the following topics: (1) introduction to immigration law; (2) the legal status of nonimmigrants in the United States; (3) responsibilities of institutions enrolling F-1 or M-1 students; (4) F status students; (5) M statu...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; College Students; Compliance (Legal); Federal Legislation; Federal Regulation; Foreign Student Advisers; Foreign Students; Higher Education; Immigrants; International Educational Exchange; Records (Forms); Student Exchange Programs; Teacher Exchange Programs
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[texts]ERIC ED368692: Confronting Issues of Diversity: Putting the Pieces Together with Programs at Home and Abroad. - ERIC
This paper demonstrates how teacher education institutions can expand understanding of others and tolerance for differences by developing cross-cultural exchange programs in international settings and on the local level. The paper outlines the steps involved in establishing international student teaching programs at three different universities (University of Northern Iowa, Iowa State University, and University of Nevada-Las Vegas)...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Cultural Awareness; Cultural Exchange; Elementary School Teachers; Elementary Secondary Education; Higher Education; Intercultural Programs; International Educational Exchange; Multicultural Education; Personal Narratives; Preservice Teacher Education; Program Development; Secondary School Teachers; Student Exchange Programs; Student Teaching; Teacher Education Programs; Teacher Exchange Programs
Downloads: 2
[texts]ERIC ED361947: China's Special Education: A Comparative Analysis. - ERIC
This paper, written in outline form, summarizes the history and current situation of special education in China. The paper begins by listing milestones in Chinese special education from 200 B.C. to 1990 A.D. and noting that currently there are an estimated 6,500,000 children (ages 7-15, with disabilities, of whom 70,000 are being served in special classes and special schools. Contemporary legislation pertaining to special education are noted, followed by a description of current education practi...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Attendance; Compulsory Education; Delivery Systems; Differences; Disabilities; Early Intervention; Educational History; Educational Legislation; Educational Needs; Educational Practices; Elementary Secondary Education; Foreign Countries; Foreign Culture; Higher Education; Incidence; Inservice Teacher Education; Mainstreaming; Parent School Relationship; Regional Characteristics; Special Education; Teacher Exchange Programs; Teacher Shortage; Vocational Education
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[texts]ERIC ED324071: Developing International Education Programs. New Directions for Community Colleges, Number 70. - ERIC
Designed to assist community colleges in moving from a rhetorical and general interest in international education to a practical and effective international education program, this monograph contains 11 essays which discuss ways of developing reasonably effective programs. This book contains the following articles: (1) "Lessons from the Past in Developing International Education in Community Colleges," by David G...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Ancillary School Services; Annotated Bibliographies; Community Colleges; Consortia; Cross Cultural Training; Cultural Awareness; Curriculum Development; Foreign Students; Global Approach; Intercollegiate Cooperation; International Educational Exchange; International Trade; Learning Modules; Program Descriptions; School Community Relationship; Second Language Instruction; Student Personnel Services; Study Abroad; Teacher Exchange Programs; Teacher Recruitment; Technical Assistance; Two Year Colleges
Downloads: 1
[texts]ERIC ED361013: Manual for Building an International Education Program in the Community College. - ERIC
Designed as a resource guide for establishing an international education program at a community college, this handbook provides descriptions of procedures and sample forms utilized in the establishment of an Office of International Education (OIE) at Central Florida Community College (CFCC). The first section, describes the role of the OIE in achieving the college's strategic goals in terms of student recruitment, faculty recruitment and exchange, and curriculum development...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Bids; Community Colleges; Cultural Activities; Educational Objectives; English (Second Language); Foreign Students; Grantsmanship; Guidelines; Intercultural Programs; International Education; International Educational Exchange; Multicultural Education; Program Development; Student Exchange Programs; Student Financial Aid; Study Abroad; Teacher Exchange Programs; Two Year Colleges
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[texts]ERIC ED288378: Problems in the Transfer of Agricultural Technology: An ESP Program. - ERIC
The development of a comprehension-based graduate-level intensive course and instructional materials in English for Special Purposes is described. The 2-week course and materials were designed for visiting Latin American faculty members in agricultural education. Course goals were to improve participants' academic English proficiency, to prepare them for large amounts of specialized reading, and to provide opportunities for discussion with professors and other students...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Adult Learning; Agricultural Education; English for Special Purposes; English (Second Language); Foreign Countries; Graduate Study; Higher Education; Instructional Materials; Intensive Language Courses; Latin Americans; Listening Comprehension; Material Development; Reading Comprehension; Spanish Speaking; Speech Skills; Teacher Exchange Programs; Team Teaching; Technology Transfer
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[texts]ERIC ED316141: The Western Pennsylvania Educators Inter-Cultural Experience in Nigeria. - ERIC
The project selected 16 educators representing liberal arts faculty, education faculty, and public school teachers to train them about Africa. The training had three phases: (1) an on-campus program on African history, politics, economics, and geography, focusing on Nigeria; (2) six weeks in Nigeria, meeting with prominent educators, politicians, cultural leaders, and average citizens, attending seminars and workshops at six Nigerian universities, and visiting cultural and economic centers for f...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; African Culture; African History; Area Studies; College Faculty; Cross Cultural Studies; Curriculum Development; Demonstration Programs; Developing Nations; Foreign Countries; Higher Education; Inservice Teacher Education; International Educational Exchange; International Studies; Learning Modules; Liberal Arts; Models; Multicultural Education; Program Descriptions; Public School Teachers; State Universities; Study Abroad; Teacher Exchange Programs
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[texts]ERIC ED354932: Internationalization beyond the Curriculum: Rend Lake College as a Replicable Model of an Integrated Approach to Internationalizing the Community College Making Use of Existing Structures and Funding. - ERIC
Rend Lake College (RLC), in Ina, Illinois, has taken an integrated approach to internationalizing its college community by utilizing existing structures and funding to create six programs designed to foster global awareness and understanding. The first program offers student study abroad opportunities allowing students with 15 credit hours of instruction and a grade point average of 2.75 or higher to study in England, Austria or Mexico...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Community Colleges; Cultural Pluralism; Educational Innovation; Faculty Development; Foreign Culture; Foreign Students; Integrated Curriculum; International Cooperation; International Education; International Educational Exchange; Material Development; Models; Professional Development; Program Descriptions; Student Exchange Programs; Study Abroad; Teacher Exchange Programs; Two Year Colleges
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